Apprentice Design Engineer (Track) Technician - Level 4 - Redhill - 2022 - Higher (Level 4)

Balfour Beatty (Employer)

Ips International Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,000.00
37.5 hours per week Days and shifts are to be confirmed
48 months (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
Rail engineering advanced technician (apprenticeship standard)
30 May 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Apprentice Design Engineer (Track) Technician 2022 – Level 4 supports the development of detailed Permanent Way track designs on a range of new, upgrade and enhancement rail schemes. You will work towards a level 4 qualification and be supported through learning on the job from more experienced designers.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Using CAD software to develop track layout and route alignment designs under supervision;

  • Designs delivered to programme and to budget
  • To act safely and work to eliminate hazards at source;

  • Designs comply with good design practice, relevant technical, professional and group standards
  • Work in conjunction with Engineers and Senior Engineers;

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will study for and be expected to pass a level 4 Rail Engineering Advanced Technician Apprenticeship – the apprenticeship will last for 48 months where you will attend college on either day release or block release.

Rotational opportunities could be available within this role, this will be discussed at a later date.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Following successful completion of the apprenticeship, you will be able to develop your career further within Balfour Beatty, including the option to move onto the next level of your apprenticeship.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grades 9-4 or A-C) Essential
A Level or equivalent STEM subjects (min 2 A levels or equivalent) (Grade A-C) Essential
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About the employer

We deliver services to the creation and care of infrastructure assets, including investment, project design, financing and management, engineering and construction, and facilities management.

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